Microbiome Archives | Ann Shippy MD
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Controlling Cravings: Are You the Hand or the Puppet?

Anytime you find yourself reaching for that extra slice of cake you might consider this: It might not be you, it might be your gut bacteria. Whether you’re aware or […]

How Gut Microbes Shape the Brain

Evidence of the association between the gut microbiome (the microorganisms living in the intestines, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa) and the brain, keeps getting stronger. Several studies have shown […]
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Clear Gut Vision

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of irreversible blindness in the industrialized world, affecting over 10 million people in North America. There are two basic types of macular degeneration: […]